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TESTING AND APPLICATION OF POLYETHYLENE PRESSURE PIPING FOR NUCLEAR POWER IN CHINA

 

Hua Ye, Sun Jin, Wei Ruoqi

# 2021 Amsterdam

As a safe, clean, low-carbon and reliable energy source, nuclear power, together with hydropower and coal power, constitutes the three pillars of the world's energy supply and play an important role in the world's energy structure.With the strong support of national policies, China's nuclear energy has entered a new period of large-scale development. Its scientific and technological innovations, including third-generation nuclear power technology, have reached the international advanced level, and it is gradually becoming the world's nuclear power industry center. The potential for nuclear power is enormous.

The application of nuclear power polyethylene pressure piping in other countries has only been for ten years due to the extremely strict safety requirements of nuclear power, and it is still in the initial stage and discussion stage in China. However, it should be seen that China has been able to produce qualified large-diameter and thick-wall polyethylene pressure piping for nuclear power. This paper introduces the progress of test and standard of polyethylene pressure piping for nuclear power and the application status and prospect of polyethylene pressure piping for nuclear power in China.

Related keywords : Nuclear power, Polyethylene pressure piping, Large diameter, PE4710,Test.
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